The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Contract jobs citing SAP 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.91% 4.08% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.05% 8.22% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £480 £451 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.54% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £398 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £19.08
% change year-on-year -28.34% +31.65%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 74 73 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 47.13% 49.66% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 37
Median daily rate £480 £425 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% +38.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £586 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £31.89 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing SAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Luton

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in Luton.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in Luton

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in Luton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for SAP.

1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Lumesse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) SOA

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Implementation Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Implementation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Lumesse
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO